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Paul Begala on Floor Vote: 'Awkward,' 'Embarrassing,' 'Stupid,' and 'Unforced Error'

6:38 PM, Sep 5, 2012 • By DANIEL HALPER
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Democrat Paul Begala said on CNN that the floor vote to add pro-Israel language and the word "God" into the Democratic platform was "awkward," "embarrassing," "stupid," and an "unforced error":

Watch the episode here, when party bosses changed the platform against the will of party faithful:

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